Active Ingredient(s): Simethicone
Category: Gastrointestinal

Mylicon Overview

Simeticone (INN), also known as simethicone (USAN), is an anti-foaming agent used to reduce bloating, discomfort or pain caused by excessive gas. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects 3 Pharmacology 4 Chemistry 5 Names 6 References Medical uses Simeticone is used to relieve the symptoms of excessive gas in the gastrointestinal tract, namely bloating, burping, and flatulence.[2][3] While there is a lack of conclusive evidence that simeticone is effective...

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garlic is used use to being able to get across the counter as a liquid, a couple of drops in baby's milk, whould cause baby to burp and pass gas5 ## I am sorry, I am not sure was Asphista is, as I can't find it listed anywhere. Garlic, however, is available as an over the counter supplement. However, the use of it safely in infants is unproven! Supplements of any type can be just as dangerous as medications. There are medications available for infants to help with gaseous conditions and I recommend sticking with them for safety. Mylicon is a very popular one that can be purchased in most stores.


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 125mg, 166mg, 180mg
  • Drops: 40mg/0.6ml
  • Liquid: 20mg/0.3ml, 40mg, 40mg/0.6ml, 40mg/5ml, 40mg/ml, 50mg, 62.5mg
  • Suspension: 7.5mg/ml
  • Tablet: 62.5mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 125mg, 150mg, 166mg, 80mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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